Susan McCarthy, founder of Saol Development, is a transformational coach and consultant who has over 20 years of leadership and coaching experience. Throughout her career Susan has been passionate about the development and growth of individuals, leaders and teams. She directly experienced the personal and business benefits of working with a coach during one of her most challenging programs and, as a result, incorporated and emphasized the role of coach into every aspect of her work.
Susan's areas of business expertise include strategic planning, team and individual development and the design and leadership of both finance and IT program offices. Susan has held Director Positions with Storage Technology, Sun Microsystems and Oracle. In these roles she was responsible for the design and implementation of multiple transformation programs in both Europe and the USA. Susan is a Chartered Management Accountant, holds a diploma in Social Studies from University College Cork, is a certified Project Manager, a Certified Emergenetics Associate, a Certified Emotional Intelligence and TESI practitioner and a member of the International Coaching Federation.